Adoption

“He loves me and I love him. This is all that matters. Everything else is inconsequential in my scheme of things.” Anjali was clear. She was calm and did not show any sign of raging anger that she was feeling the previous day. Over the long night that she...

Second chance

“Why didn’t you tell me?” he asks calmly. “I didn’t have the courage” all she can manage. “You had the courage to bear it all yourself?” he asks again. “I had no choice” is her simple answer. She is in pain...

Chaiwale Chacha

It had become a routine. I would leave 10 mins early to stop at chaiwale chacha’s shack to have a hot, piping cup of adrak chai with ek┬árupye ki matthi. It was good, refreshing but more than that I liked to see that teeth-less smile on the beautifully wrinkled...